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Apr 2, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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All about Companion Animals: Vegan Diets, Adoption, Humane Training and Much More!
Topics: Alana Stevenson, animal rights, animals, cats, companion animals, dogs, Dr Andrew Knight,...
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Apr 23, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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In this episode, we cover the event Occupy Art Lab. We bring you music from Spoken Zeks and 1000 Eyes, as well as stand-up comedy from Shayne Hunter. We also discuss Phil Airey’s documentary ‘Soldier: An Occupy Story’ and interview artist and activist Carl Scrase about Occupy Art Lab and Occupy Melbourne. Before this, we discuss punk rock music, Jeffery Lewis’s covers of Crass songs, Against Me! singer comes out as transgender, and art for the environment and animal rights. To finish...
Topic: Art, Occupy, Music, Stand-up Comedy
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Apr 23, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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In this episode, we cover the event Occupy Art Lab. We bring you music from Spoken Zeks and 1000 Eyes, as well as stand-up comedy from Shayne Hunter. We also discuss Phil Airey’s documentary ‘Soldier: An Occupy Story’ and interview artist and activist Carl Scrase about Occupy Art Lab and Occupy Melbourne. Before this, we discuss punk rock music, Jeffery Lewis’s covers of Crass songs, Against Me! singer comes out as transgender, and art for the environment and animal rights. To finish...
Topics: Art, Occupy, Music, Stand-up Comedy
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May 3, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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In this feminist-themed episode we have two interviews with the  Feminist Action Network . Amy Blitvich  discusses  Australian Prime Minister  calling out  Opposition leader Tony Abbot’s sexism, the  Reclaim the Night march in Perth , and transphobia in the feminist movement. Rebecca Doyle  tells us  about their participation in the Bluestocking week events,  foetal homicide laws  and the relevance of feminism today. For links to all of the stories, clips and organisations from this...
Topics: feminism, sexism, transphobia
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Jun 1, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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In part 1 of episode 26 we are joined by Dr Andrew Knight,  DipECAWBM (WSEL), PhD, MRCVS, FOCAE, who is a European Veterinary Specialist in Welfare Science, Ethics and Law and Fellow, Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics. In our interview with him, he discusses vegan diets for cats and dogs, as well as some tips for making sure our companion animals are happy and healthy. We also discuss Alana Stevenson's humane approach to dog training.  For more information about this episode including links...
Topics: vegan dogs, vegan cats, Dr Andrew Knight
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Jun 2, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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In this episode we encourage people to get out of their cars and move to alternative forms of transport like walking, cycling and public transport. Ben Rose, convenor of the Sustainable Transport Coalition of Western Australia , joins us to discuss this, the health benefits of getting out of your car and the alternative transport proposals from the various political parties at the upcoming election in Western Australia . For more information about the episode and to see all links referred to...
Topics: sustainable transport, public transport, walking, cycling
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Jun 2, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This episode covers the One Billion Rising  event, which encourages people to: ‘STRIKE, DANCE, RISE in your community & Demand an end to violence’. To help us discuss this, we are joined by feminist activist Elena Trethowan , who is helping to organise One Billion Rising events. For more information on the episode and for all the links referred to throughout it, go to:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2013/02/08/one-billion-rising/
Topics: feminism, One Billion Rising
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Jun 2, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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In this episode we talk about the recent widespread coverage of victim blaming and rape culture  in India and link this back to similar problems in the West . To help us discuss this, we are joined by feminist activist Anita Creasey, who is a member of the Feminist Action Network  (though is not speaking on behalf of this organisation in this interview). For more information on this episode and to find all the links referred to throughout it, go to: ...
Topics: feminism, victim blaming, rape culture
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Jun 6, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This episode has a discussion with Coggo, CJ Wallace and Jazz from the almighty Melbourne Street Medic Collective. We cover the history of the collective, what they’re doing now, experiences with Occupy and police repression, creating alternative institutions to the state, working with other street medics to make their work relevant for activists and activist burnout. For more information on the episode and for all the links referred to, go to: www.ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
Topics: Street Medics, Occupy, Activism, Anarchism
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Jun 6, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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In this episode we explore the environmental crisis and the way in which the dominant argument is that we don’t have to worry about other issues like consumption and population, all we have to do is use new techologies, energy efficiency market-based solutions like the carbon tax . To help us discuss this, we are joined by PhD student Caleb Goods, who is doing his thesis on green jobs . We not only challenge dominant solutions to environmental problems but also offer some of our solutions to...
Topics: Environment, green capitalism, consumption, population
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Jun 6, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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In this episode, we bust myths about those coming by boat being queue jumpers, illegal immigrants, and  Australia supposedly taking a  large amount of asylum seekers.We also discuss   The Conversation’s   report from their expert panel on asylum seekers and their alternative recommendations.  For more information on this episode and for all of the links referred to throughout it, go to:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2012/09/09/episode-12-myth-busters-i-aint-afraid-of-no-boats/
Topics: Refugees, Asylum Seekers
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Jun 10, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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Part 2 of this episode has the second part of our interview with Melbourne Street Medic Collective . In this part of the interview, the issues covered include: Occupy Sandy, Occupy and democracy,  creating coalitions with different groups around Australia and beyond, and small-scale affinity groups reporting to larger spokescouncils, as a way to ensure greater democracy and put anarchism into practice. For more information on this episode, all the links referred to throughout it, and also to...
Topics: Occupy, democracy, anarchism
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Jun 13, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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In this feminist-themed episode we have two interviews with the Feminist Action Network. Amy Blitvich discusses Australian Prime Minister calling out Opposition leader Tony Abbot’s sexism, the Reclaim the Night march in Perth, and transphobia in the feminist movement. Rebecca Doyle tells us about their participation in the Bluestocking week events, foetal homicide laws and the relevance of feminism today.  For more information on the episode and to see all the links referred to...
Topics: feminism, sexism, transphobia
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Jul 12, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2013 Conference: Animal Liberation and Social Justice, an Intersectional Approach to Social Change. You can hear other talks from this conference at this link: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2013/07/12/ cas / You can find out more about Jess Ison’s work here: http://totheexclusionofallothers.com/tag/jessica-ison/
Topics: animal rights, animal welfare, neoliberalism, intersectionality
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Jul 12, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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You can view the powerpoint presentation for this talk here: http://www.slideshare.net/NickPendergrast/presentation-livia-boscardin-canberra-06072013 This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2013 Conference: Animal Liberation and Social Justice, an Intersectional Approach to Social Change. You can find out more about this conference here: http://icasoceania.wordpress.com/2013/06/22/conference-schedule/ You can hear other talks from this conference at this link:...
Topics: Critical Theory, Animal Rights, Sustainability, Sustainable Development, Human-Animal Studies,...
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Jul 12, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2013 Conference: Animal Liberation and Social Justice, an Intersectional Approach to Social Change. You can find out more about this conference here: http://icasoceania.wordpress.com/2013/06/22/conference-schedule/ You can hear other talks from this conference at this link: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2013/07/12/ cas / We apologise that this recording misses the end of the talk - the recorder ran out of battery...
Topics: animal advocacy, protests, Columbia, activism
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Jul 12, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2013 Conference: Animal Liberation and Social Justice, an Intersectional Approach to Social Change. You can find out more about this conference here: http://icasoceania.wordpress.com/2013/06/22/conference-schedule/ You can hear other talks from this conference at this link: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2013/07/12/ cas / You can find out more about Colin Salter’s work here: http://colin.salter.id.au/
Topics: Animals, War, Military-Animal Industrial Complex
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Jul 12, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2013 Conference: Animal Liberation and Social Justice, an Intersectional Approach to Social Change. You can find out more about this conference here: http://icasoceania.wordpress.com/2013/06/22/conference-schedule/ You can hear other talks from this conference at this link: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2013/07/12/ cas / You can find out more about Walter Kudrycs work here:...
Topics: Peter Singer, Tom Regan, the Feminist Ethics of Care, utilitarianism, animal rights
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Jul 12, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2013 Conference: Animal Liberation and Social Justice, an Intersectional Approach to Social Change. You can find out more about this conference here: http://icasoceania.wordpress.com/2013/06/22/conference-schedule/ You can hear other talks from this conference at this link: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2013/07/12/ cas / You can find out more about Wilma Davidson’s work here:...
Topics: animal rights, Quakers, vegetarianism, veganism
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2013 Conference: Animal Liberation and Social Justice, an Intersectional Approach to Social Change. You can find out more about this conference here: http://icasoceania.wordpress.com/2013/06/22/conference-schedule/ You can hear other talks from this conference at this link: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2013/07/12/ cas /
Topics: human slavery, animal slavery, abolition, direct action, environmental crisis
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Jul 13, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2013 Conference: Animal Liberation and Social Justice, an Intersectional Approach to Social Change. You can find out more about this conference here: http://icasoceania.wordpress.com/2013/06/22/conference-schedule/ You can hear other talks from this conference at this link: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2013/07/12/ cas /
Topics: kangaroos, environmental sustainability, non-human animals
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Jul 13, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2013 Conference: Animal Liberation and Social Justice, an Intersectional Approach to Social Change. You can find out more about this conference here: http://icasoceania.wordpress.com/2013/06/22/conference-schedule/ You can hear other talks from this conference at this link: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2013/07/12/ cas / You can find out more about Helen Marston’s work here:...
Topics: animal experimentation, science, alternatives to animal experimentation
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Aug 9, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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We start off the episode by talking about our recent travels and our  animal rights protest in Geneva ,  anarchism in Barcelona , and a discussion on China – including Internet censorship, Tiananmen Square and  recent protests . Katie also provides a critical perspective on the  definition of ‘refugee’ , based on her study in Geneva. Finally, we discuss  true globalisation  and the  free movement of people around the world  (not just for “legitimate” refugees).
Topics: Refugees, globalisation, migration
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Aug 25, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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Kirsten Bayes from Stop the Arms Fair! discusses Occupy vs the Arms Fair (September 8 th in London), Australians stopping arms fairs, how you can take actions against arms dealers regardless of where in the world you live, queer issues and arms dealers, and animals and war . For more information on this episode and for all of the links referred to throughout it, go to:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2013/08/26/ gun /
Topics: arms fair, militarism, war
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Sep 3, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This episode covers U.S. politics, the Miley Cyrus “incident” and  Indigenous people bombed in Australia  – please share this story on  Facebook  and  Twitter ! We finish the episode by giving some arguments for and against voting, as well as pointing out that whether we vote or not, there are so many other ways we can make social change. For more information about the episode and for links to the stories and clips from it, go to: ...
Topics: politics, U.S. politics, voting, elections
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Oct 1, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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-        Book recommendation from Hugo Chavez: ‘Hegemony or Survival’ by Noam Chomsky. -        Liam Kenny defends The Chaser’s false depiction of his dad having sex with a dog. -        ‘What’s Grinding Our Gears This Week’: homophobic Google. -        Occupy Wall Street two year anniversary. -        Spoken word CD recommendation: War and Civil Disobedience by Howard Zinn. -        For more information on the episode and for links to the all of...
Topics: Syria, war, activism, Occupy
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Oct 23, 2013 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This episode is all about activism against the Abbott government as well as activism more generally. We have an interview with Andrew Kelly on the #tunnelpicket protest movement against a new road development that will destroy communities and privilege road travel over public transport . You can find out more about this campaign and how to get involved through the website ycat.org.au and The ‘No East-West Tunnel’ Pledge Facebook page. You can also find out more about sustainable transport...
Topic: activism
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Jan 17, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This is an interview with Will Tuttle on his upcoming tour of Australia and Aotearoa (New Zealand). You can find out all about this tour including dates, times, locations, venues, tickets etc here:  http://www.willtuttletour.org.au/ In the interview, Tuttle also discusses his book The World Peace Diet. You can find out more about this book and buy it at:  http://worldpeacediet.org/ Tuttle is interviewed by Nick Pendergrast and this interview will be played on the 27th of January episode of...
Topics: plant-based diet, veganism, animal rights, health, environment
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Feb 9, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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In this one Nick is flying (Han) solo, or at least without Katie. He is joined by Nicole Stiles, one the organisers from the Perth One Billion Rising event, for the entire episode. One Billion Rising is a global event that aims to have ‘one billion women releasing their stories, dancing and speaking at the places where they need justice, where they need an end to violence against women and girls’. You can find your closest One Billion Rising event here:...
Topic: One Billion Rising
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Feb 25, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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We’re joined by Jen Perry, one of the main organisers of the Cruelty Free Festival WA , for this entire episode. We discuss this festival and how it puts into practice our support for intersectionality – bringing together a wide range of human rights, environmental and animal rights causes. We also discuss the recent protests against shark culling and linking opposition to the shark cull to a broader animal rights philosophy, The Sistah Vegan Project , avoiding gender stereotypes when...
Topics: intersectionality, animal rights, shark cull, veganism, gender
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May 2, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2014 Conference:  Critical Animal Studies  in the Asia-Pacific . You can hear other talks from this conference on episode 54 of:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com
Topics: Critical Animal Studies, Veganism, Post-Veganism, Class, Race
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May 2, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2014 Conference:  Critical Animal Studies  in the Asia-Pacific . You can hear other talks from this conference on episode 54 of:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com You can hear more from Jess on Freedom of Species podcast: http://www.freedomofspecies.org/tags/jess
Topics: Animal Advocacy, Animal Welfare, Feminism
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May 8, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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You can view the powerpoint presentation for this talk here: http://www.slideshare.net/NickPendergrast/live-animal-export-humane-slaughter-and-media-hegemony This talk is from the  Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania  (ICAS)  2014 conference : Critical Animal Studies in the Asia-Pacific. You can hear other talks from this conference at this link:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2014/05/03/icas/ You can read Nick's interview with an Australian slaughterhouse worker that was...
Topics: live export, animal rights, animal welfare, media
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This talk is from the  Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania  (ICAS)  2014 conference : Critical Animal Studies in the Asia-Pacific. You can hear other talks from this conference at this link:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2014/05/03/icas/
Topics: Greenpeace, Sea Shepherd, civil disobedience, violence, non-violence, activism
This talk is from the  Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania  (ICAS)  2014 conference : Critical Animal Studies in the Asia-Pacific. You can hear other talks from this conference at this link:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2014/05/03/icas/
Topics: food, environment, cost, veganism
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May 12, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This talk is from the  Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania  (ICAS)  2014 conference : Critical Animal Studies in the Asia-Pacific. You can hear other talks from this conference at this link:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2014/05/03/icas/
Topics: sustainability, animal protection, conservation
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May 13, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This talk is from the  Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania  (ICAS)  2014 conference : Critical Animal Studies in the Asia-Pacific. You can hear other talks from this conference at this link:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2014/05/03/icas/
Topics: literature, animals
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May 13, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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You can view the powerpoint presentation for this talk here: http://www.slideshare.net/NickPendergrast/intersectionality-in-practice This talk is from the  Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania  (ICAS)  2014 conference : Critical Animal Studies in the Asia-Pacific. You can hear other talks from this conference at this link:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2014/05/03/icas/
Topics: Intersectionality, animal rights, activism
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May 16, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2014 Conference:  Critical Animal Studies  in the Asia-Pacific . It features a Q and A featuring Curtis and also Jess Ison - you can hear Jess's talk from the conference here:  https://archive.org/details/JessIsonOnAnimalsAustraliasNoWayToTreatALadyCampaign You can hear other talks from this conference on episode 54 of:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com
Topics: queer, queer assimilation, homophobia
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May 31, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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You can view the powerpoint presentation for this talk here:  http://www.slideshare.net/NickPendergrast/veganism-enters-the-mainstream This talk is from The Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2013 Conference: Animal Liberation and Social Justice, an Intersectional Approach to Social Change. You can find out more about this conference here:  http://icasoceania.wordpress.com/2013/06/22/conference-schedule/ You can hear other talks from this conference at this link: ...
Topics: Veganism, media, health, animal rights, environment
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Jun 3, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This time Nick is joined by Coggo from the Melbourne Street Medic Collective (Melb SMC) for the entire episode. Melb SMC and many other groups formed the Wage Peace Convoy that broke the world record for most protests in one day. Unfortunately Guinness refused to include them, maybe because they’re too busy reporting on really important records like the most business leaders attending a networking event. The Wage Peace Convoy did an amazing 29 protests on the day. One of these was with The...
Topics: protest, activism, world records
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Jun 8, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This episode has a discussion with Coggo, CJ Wallace and Jazz from the almighty Melbourne Street Medic Collective. We cover the history of the collective, what they’re doing now, experiences with Occupy and police repression, creating alternative institutions to the state, working with other street medics to make their work relevant for activists and activist burnout. You can listen to part 2 of this episode here: https://archive.org/details/Episode29Part2.StreetMedics For more information...
Topics: Street Medics, Occupy, Activism, Anarchism
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Jun 16, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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To help us give a human rights perspective on the crisis occurring right now in the Central African Republic, we’re joined by Michael Hayworth , Crisis Response Coordinator for Amnesty International Australia . With Michael we discuss the war crimes occurring in the Central African Republic, similarities to the genocide in Rwanda, and Amnesty’s campaign against these human rights abuses. You can find out more about this episode at: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2014/06/17/car/
Topics: Central African Republic, human rights, Amnesty International
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Jul 8, 2014 Perth Indymedia
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In this interview, Rikki Hendon, acting branch secretary of the CPSU/CSA (public sector union), discusses the union's opposition to the Barnett Government's plan to introduce social impact bonds in the Corrective Services portfolio. You can find further information about this by reading CPSU/CSA's press release on this here:  http://www.cpsucsa.org/component/content/article?id=2288 The interview is conducted by Nick Pendergrast and Caroline Smith for Indymedia on RTR92.1FM. You can listen to...
Topics: social impact bonds, privatisation, Colin Barnett
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Jul 9, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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On this one Nick is joined by Dan ( @verydangry ) from  Anarchist Affinity  for the entire episode. We discuss a range of issues, including:  the police , our visit to Villawood with Dan (you can view Nick’s article on the  ABC  about this  here ), austerity in Europe and  Australia , apparently we’re all middle class in Australia (despite the  evidence !), how the post-World War Two “glory years” weren’t glorious for everyone, “ white labourism ” compared to  the...
Topics: capitalism, anarchism, activism, refugees
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Aug 8, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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Advocates for the Nordic Model for sex work argue that this approach does not target sex workers themselves, only their clients. However, Jane Green and Cameron Cox dispute these claims and argue that it is decriminalisation that leads to the best outcomes for sex workers. Jane Green is a sex worker who is on the Executive Committee of the Scarlet Alliance . Cameron Cox is a sex worker who is involved in a sex worker outreach organisation. They also discuss the “ rescue industry ”,...
Topics: sex work, sex workers, Nordic model, decriminalisation, Scarlet Alliance
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Sep 19, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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On this episode we discuss our recent trip where us farangs (the Thai word for people of European origin) visited Phuket in Thailand. Thailand has recently had a military coup and has   banned   George Orwell’s book   1984   and we cover this, as well as having a discussion on   representative versus direct democracy . We also discuss   kathoeys   (who 'are born physiologically male but, as one Thai saying goes, "have a female heart" ') and   avoiding   transphobia in...
Topics: Thailand, democracy, 1984, Kathoeys, transgender
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Sep 28, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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We’re joined by awesome independent journalist Antony Loewenstein ( @antloewenstein ). He discusses Australian troops set to enter Iraq and Syria , his article ‘ Of course Australia is going back to Iraq: That's how a US client is expected to behave ’, hysteria about terrorism in Australia and the poor state of (most of) the Australian media. For more information on this episode and for links to all of the stories and clips from it, go to:...
Topics: Iraq, Syria, war, Antony Loewenstein, terrorism, media
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Oct 5, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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On this episode we take on the new counter terror laws introduced by the Australian government, the National Security Amendment Bill (No.1) . We raise civil liberties concerns , mention that the laws had bipartisan support – there was no opposition from the “opposition”, and also highlight the impact the laws will have on the media (even mainstream journalist Laurie Oakes has gone rogue and criticised the laws!). To further the discussion on the effect the laws will have on the media, we...
Topics: ASIO, civil liberties, media
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Nov 11, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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-         The successful feminist campaign to get sexist pick up artist Julien Blanc kicked out of Australia. -         Katie’s experiences with male harassment and assault. -         How pick up artists contributes to a damaging, sexist culture. -         Sexism in anarchist/progressive/alternative scenes. -         For more information on this episode and for links to all of the stories and clips from it, go to:...
Topics: #takedownjulienblanc, Julien Blanc, feminism, male entitlement, sexism
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Nov 26, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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-        Voicemail from Luc from Team Earthling animal rights podcast, on metadata and new laws restricting privacy rights in Australia. -        More horribleness from the Australian government on refugees. -        Eggs, horse racing, dairy and animal rights. -        For more information on this episode and for links to all of the stories and clips from it, go to: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2014/11/26/ metadata /
Topics: meta data, data retention, refugees, animal rights
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Dec 7, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This time we’re joined by Laura Jackson, an actor and feminist playwright. She discusses her play ‘Handle It’ and its feminist themes, art and social change , nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence being shared without her consent , the feminist campaign against sexist “pick up artist” Julien Blanc, and Tracy Spicer’s Ted Talk ‘ The Lady Stripped Bare ’. You can find out more about the play by checking out the Facebook event page and you can buy tickets here . We also encourage people...
Topics: feminism, consent, online privacy, plays, art, social change
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Dec 12, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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On this episode we discuss the Aboriginal protests at the G20 Summit in Brisbane, where the Warriors of Resistance (WAR) was introduced . Also at Aboriginal protests during the G20, the Australian flag and effigies of Aboriginal “leaders” labelled as “ sell outs ” were burnt. We discuss the outrage at the burning of the flag from some white Australians, drawing on a Facebook post from Aboriginal activist Sam Watson, and the way that this anger should be directed towards actual injustice...
Topics: G20, Aboriginal inequality, protest
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This is a short one where we give our take on the  Sydney Siege  and the  #illridewithyou   campaign . This includes discussion on some of the  inaccurate   media coverage  on the siege and how happy we are to see widespread  opposition  to the Islamophobic reactions. We also play an interview with counter-terrorism expert  Dr Anne-Azza Aly  from  People Against Violent Extremism . This interview is thanks to Alex Whisson and  Perth Indymedia  on  RTR92.1FM . For more information...
Topics: #SydneySiege, #illridewithyou
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Dec 21, 2014 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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On this episode we discuss themes of refugee rights and animal rights in the Paddington movie . We discuss the article ‘ Why the new Paddington movie is really an asylum seeker story ’, read a review of the movie from an immigration lawyer, as well as promoting the Free Paddington Facebook page by the Refugee Rights Action Network (RRAN) and the #FreePaddington hashtag.  -         For more information on this episode and for links to all of the stories and clips from it, go to:...
Topics: Paddington, refugees, migration, animal rights
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Jan 6, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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Nick is joined by guest host sociologist Dr Caleb Goods, author of the book Greening Auto Jobs: A Critical Analysis of the Green Job Solution , for this entire episode. We discuss what “green” capitalism is, critiques of green capitalism – focusing on the incompatibility of growth and reducing greenhouse gas emissions and environmental impact generally ( this graph shows this really well), arguing against green capitalism in a time of climate change denial from the current Australian...
Topics: Green capitalism, environment, green, growth, capitalism
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Jan 13, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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We’re joined by Naty Guerrero-Diaz, Penny Cameron and Melanie Ellis from  Big Sky Sanctuary . Naty discusses the  intersectional ,  feminist ,  abolitionist   philosophy of Big Sky Sanctuary , as well as critiques of the vegan movement – including rejecting the idea of bringing  veganism into the mainstream  and arguing instead that veganism is just one stop in a long journey for social justice. Penny and Mel discuss the animals at Big Sky Sanctuary, their campaign for a new barn for...
Topics: intersectionality, feminism, animal rights, animal sanctuaries
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Jan 27, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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On this episode we discuss terrorism, Islamophobia, free speech and Charlie Hedbo . We discuss the way Rupert Murdoch was mocked by comedian Aziz Ansari and writer JK Rowling (and so many others!) for the anti-Muslim comments he made after the Charlie Hedbo attacks. We also read comedian Aaamer Rahman’s great article ‘ Fears escalate as more young Australians enlist in overseas terror campaign ’, which flips the roles in discussions around terrorism and who has to condemn it. For more on...
Topics: Charlie Hedbo, Islamophobia, free speech, terrorism, Rupert Murdoch, Aziz Ansari, Aamer Rahman,...
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Feb 12, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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Nick is joined by Aaron from End Queer Lockdown on Manus Island for the entire episode. We discuss the intersections between queer and refugee issues, with the Australian government’s policies such as “offshore processing” of asylum seekers harming refugees as a whole, but queer refugees in particular . We also read a letter from a queer refugee , discuss refugee activism and the importance of individual stories in changing attitudes , violence and/or the threat of violence preventing...
Topics: queer, refugees, activism, punk, music, social change
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Feb 18, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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For most of this episode, we’re joined by  Leigh-Chantelle  from  Viva la Vegan! . Leigh-Chantelle is a vegan, animal rights activist, feminist, singer/songwriter, author and blogger. She discusses effective online activism, staying positive despite in-fighting in social movements, veganism, animal advocacy and podcasting. You can watch this interview as a vodcast  here .  -         For more information on this episode and for links to all of the stories and clips from it, go to:...
Topics: Activism, animal advocacy, animal rights, Facebook, in-fighting, Leigh-Chantelle, online activism,...
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Feb 25, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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On this episode Nick is joined by Kim Socha, who is an English professor, grassroots animal liberation activist and author of the book ‘ Animal Liberation and Atheism: Dismantling the Procrustean Bed ’. We discuss the book, religion being a conservative human construct , the animal movement being nearly totally godless , right-wing people engaging in more animal exploitation and meat consumption, critiques of an article on an “ inclusive ” animal movement, atheists such as Richard...
Topics: Atheism, Animals, Kim Socha
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Mar 4, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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Once again Nick is joined by  Kim Socha , who is an English professor, grassroots animal liberation activist and  author . We discuss sexism in the atheist movement and efforts to challenge it,  Rebecca Watson and “ElevatorGate” , focusing on sexism in the West and not just pointing the finger elsewhere, the satirical article ‘ Not Without Her Make-Up ’,  Leila Ahmed on the veil , and criticising discriminatory elements of Islam, while being considerate of the broader context of ...
Topics: Atheism, Sexism, Feminism, Islam, Kim Socha
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Mar 8, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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Hybrids or Hummus: Which has the Biggest Impact? By Nick Pendergrast Researchers from the University of Chicago have found that people can do more for the planet by changing to a vegan diet than replacing a standard car with an eco-friendly one. This talk covers some of the environmental benefits of eating plant-based foods.   Sources referred to: Eating Up the World flyer: http://www.vnv.org.au/site/htmfiles/eatinguptheworld.htm The University of Chicago:...
Topics: environment, veganism, plant-based, animal agriculture, climate change
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Mar 10, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This time Nick is joined by Graham Bowman, who is performing in the comedy show ‘ Patriarchy: Where Would We Be Without You? ’ and is co-founder of Wise Women Will Save the World . He discusses the importance of addressing patriarchy and the role of art in bringing about social change . For more about the comedy show on patriarchy, you can see the blog post , Pozible campaign and Youtube channel for it. We also play some of Jess Ison’s talk from the Institute for Critical Animal Studies...
Topics: patriarchy, sexism, feminism, queer, transphobia
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Katie is back for this one and we’re joined by vegan, progressive comedian Myq Kaplan , who will be performing at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival . He discusses travelling as a vegan , the potential for comedy to promote important political ideas , and aiming for greater diversity in comedy. We encourage people to check out Myq Kaplan’s podcast Hang Out With Me , buy his CDs , follow him on Twitter and like him on Facebook ! Other stuff covered on the episode is: Lindsay...
Topics: comedy, stand-up comedy, political comedy, Myq Kaplan, veganism
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Nick is joined by Jordan Halliday  and Jeremy Parkin from Which Side Vegan Anarchist podcast for almost the entire episode. We discuss: Jordan’s time in prison , the importance of prisoner support , anarchism and voting , the dietary focus of the way veganism is promoted by many animal organisations, scepticism and rationality , self-righteous health vegans , Mormonism and atheism. We encourage you to listen to Nick on Which Side podcast and check out their other episodes too! -...
Topics: prisoner support, anarchism, voting, veganism, scepticism, rationality, Mormonism, atheism
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Mar 20, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This episode is all about mental health, drawing on Katie’s personal experiences with mental health issues and Nick’s recent mental health first aid course . We dissect arguments against medication for mental health; discuss Harry Potter, The Hunger Games and mental health (you can share our meme on this, pictured above, on Facebook and Twitter ); as well as considering how terms like “ able-bodied ” and “ not societally enabled ” fit with mental health.  We finish with some...
Topics: mental health, Harry Potter, The Hunger Games, ableism
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Mar 28, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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Dr Andrew Knight , DipECAWBM (WSEL), PhD, MRCVS, FOCAE is a European Veterinary Specialist in Welfare Science, Ethics and Law and Fellow, Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics. In this interview, he discusses vegan diets for cats and dogs, as well as some tips for making sure our companion animals are happy and healthy. There is lots of great information about vegan cats and dogs at his website  vegepets.info . This interview was recorded for Progressive Podcast Australia. You can hear the entire...
Topics: Vegan, dogs, cats, companion animals, Dr Andrew Knight
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Mar 31, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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On this episode we play our talk ‘ Intersectionality in Practice ’, where we discuss our efforts to promote an intersectional approach to animal advocacy with Animal Rights Advocates (ARA). You can view the powerpoint presentation for this talk here . An intersectional approach to social change means being concerned about all forms of oppression, rather than just focusing on one. This talk is from the last Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania (ICAS) conference – you can listen to...
Topics: Intersectionality, social justice, animal advocacy, March Australia
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Apr 5, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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Nick is joined by Kathryn Joy for the whole episode and we discuss Reclaim Australia and the Rallies Against Racism counter rallies. Reclaim Australia is an anti-Islamic movement with neo-Nazi links . There is an interview with Ray Grenfell , an anarchist activist and host of RTR92.1FM Indymedia , who discusses his experiences at the Melbourne Rally Against Racism and the importance of directly confronting fascists. Kathryn was also at the Melbourne rally and she discusses this too and Nick...
Topics: Reclaim Australia, Rally Against Racism, anti-fascism
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Apr 20, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This episode is a feminism burger (hold the men), featuring Katie and Kathryn Joy . It covers: some feedback on our 89 th episode , men and feminism (see articles by Clementine Ford and Ruby Hamad for more on this), and “ the monster myth ” about men who commit gendered violence. -         For more information on this episode and for links to all of the stories and clips from it, go to: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2015/04/20/ 95 /
Topics: feminism, sexism, allies, privilege
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Apr 25, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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Katie and Kathyn Joy are back with more feminist goodness. This episode is a continuation of their discussion from episode 95 . On this episode they cover: sexism in comedy at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival and beyond, the importance of consent and consent education, reflections on their own experiences with patriarchy and the power of speaking out about them, Twilight , 50 Shades of Grey and ICAS 2015 . If you like what you hear, please  support the show ! Clips: Salt N Pepa ‘...
Topics: consent, feminism, comedy, sexism, patriarchy
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May 6, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This time we’re joined by Nick’s cousin Emil Raji , who runs Sailboat Records and plays in the band A City Sorrow Built (and others). We discuss the colonial implications of the #boycottBali campaign , which was started in reaction to two Australian citizens, Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, being executed in Bali for drug trafficking. We mention the Australian Federal Police’s role in their execution, a Roy Morgan poll on Australian attitudes towards drug smugglers being executed, and...
Topics: Boycott Bali, colonialism, human rights
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May 8, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This time we’re joined by Nick’s cousin  Emil Raji , who runs  Sailboat Records  and plays in the band A City Sorrow Built  (and others). We discuss  the colonial implications of the #boycottBali campaign , which was started in reaction to two Australian citizens, Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, being  executed in Bali  for drug trafficking. We mention the Australian Federal Police’s  role in their execution, a Roy Morgan  poll on Australian attitudes towards drug smugglers...
Topics: Boycott Bali, colonialism, human rights, death penalty, drugs
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May 16, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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On this episode we’re joined by independent journalist Will Potter from greenisthenewred.com . He discusses: what ‘green is the new red’ refers to (linking the previous “red scare” about communism to the current “green scare” about animal and environmental activists), the way repressive laws target both militant and moderate activists, the ways these laws are creeping into Australia and elsewhere around the world, the power of corporations and their free movement around the world...
Topics: Will Potter, Rise Against, Green is the New Red, Green Scare, Activism
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May 23, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This time we take on the lack of funding for domestic violence services in the federal budget. We’re joined by Jessica Ellen , a law student who has done research into domestic violence and volunteered at community legal centres. We start by playing Waleed Aly’s #ShowMeTheMoney video on this issue, as well as Jessica’s follow-up video on this. Jessica then discusses the importance of domestic violence services and education for men, government cuts and how this relates to domestic...
Topics: domestic violence, gender, budget
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This is our 100 th episode special and we discuss our commitment ceremony and the way it incorporated our political beliefs. This includes our anarchist , atheist , pro-queer , pro-feminist , vegan and level 5 (or 6) straight edge (drug free) ideologies.  The episode features a return of the segment ‘When Karl Pilkington Makes Sense’ – this time it is on overseas weddings. We also discuss our wedsite (password: seashells), some of the wedding traditions we threw out the window, our...
Topics: anarchism, atheism, commitment ceremony, vegan, straight edge
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Jun 5, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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-           Malou Logan, vice chairperson of Gabriela Australia discusses the campaign to free Mary Jane Veloso, a Filipina worker who was arrested and sentenced to death for allegedly smuggling heroin into Indonesia. -           Veloso has been in Indonesian prison since 2010 and has recently had her execution delayed. Logan makes the case that 5 years in prison is more than enough punishment for Veloso. -           The article 7 Things People Who Say They're...
Topics: Mary Jane Veloso, drug legalisation
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Jun 16, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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Nick is joined by Dr Matthew Rimmer , a Professor in Intellectual Property and Innovation Law, who takes on the Copyright Amendment (Online Infringement) Bill 2015 . This proposed Bill has support from both the government and the “opposition” Labor party and it has troubling implications for civil liberties and online freedom. Email Labor politicians to encourage them to oppose the Bill. During the episode Nick also encourages people to sell or give away stuff they’re no longer using for...
Topics: Dr Matthew Rimmer, copyright, civil liberties, online freedom
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Jun 19, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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On this episode Nick looks into the closure of Indigenous communities in Australia . He interviews Bella Bropho about the recent police invasion of the Indigenous refugee camp at Matagarup in Perth , which is providing a haven for people who will be affected by the closure of Indigenous communities. A speech by Damion Hunter [aka King Brown] , an actor, rapper, writer, activist, is featured on the episode - covering the closure of Indigenous communities: ...
Topics: Sovereignty, SOS Blak Australia, Indigenous
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Jun 28, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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On this episode we’re joined by Dr Tim Dymond who speaks about Unionists for Refugees and APHEDA – the Australian Council of Trade Union’s overseas humanitarian aid program. We also discuss the recent racially-motived terrorist attack in South Carolina and link the language used by the shooter to the racist Reclaim Australia movement in Australia. We also take on Reclaim Australia’s hijacking of progressive causes and their fake “concern” for feminism , animal rights and queer...
Topics: unions, refugees, Unions for Refugees, social justice unionism, APHEDA, Reclaim Australia
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Jul 4, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This episode features an interview with Jane Green and Cameron Cox . Jane Green is a sex worker who is on the Executive Committee of the Scarlett Alliance and Cameron Cox is a sex worker who is involved in a sex worker outreach organisation. They discuss: the links between homophobia and whorephobia, sex work as work, Amnesty International’s AGM where different approaches to sex work were debated, and they make the case that decriminalisation is the model that leads to the best outcomes for...
Topics: sex work, human rights, decriminalisation, work, labour
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Jul 6, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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Following on from episode 105 , this episode is a further discussion on sex work. We (finally!) go through listener mail on our older sex work episodes – 44 and 64 . We investigate the idea of sex work as another form of labour as well as “First World” versus “Third World” sex work. Sources covered include: an academic study on the psychological characteristics porn stars , the documentary Date My Pornstar , an article on a US college student doing porn to pay for her education, the...
Topics: Sex work, work, inequality, consent, capitalism, pornography
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Aug 2, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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-           We’re back with a new episode featuring Coggo from the Melbourne Street Medic Collective. -           Background on the racist Reclaim Australia movement and why it is important to oppose them. -           Links between the current demonisation of Muslims and historical Jewish oppression. -           Police violence against medics and anti-fascist protestors at the recent counter-rally in Melbourne. -           Melbourne Street Medics...
Topics: protest, police brutality, fascism, anti-fascism, medics, Reclaim Australia
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Aug 14, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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Follow Celeste Liddle on Twitter @Utopiana and check out her blog: blackfeministranter.blogspot.com.au/   This talk is from the 2015 Institute for Critical Animal Studies conference , which was held in Melbourne.   Find links to more of the talks from the conference: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2015/08/14/ 108 / Thanks to Kate from Freedom of Species for these recordings: http://www.freedomofspecies.org/
Topics: Celeste Liddle, ICAS, Aboriginal Feminism, Intersectionality
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Aug 14, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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On this episode we do a recap of the Institute for Critical Animal Studies (ICAS) Oceania 2015 conference , which we recently attended in Melbourne. We discuss what ICAS stands for, some of our favourite talks from the conference (we’ll add links to recordings of these talks and all of the talks from this conference here soon), an overview of some of the critical discussions about the mainstreaming of veganism that were a common theme of the conference, and we discuss a question that was...
Topics: ICAS, Veganism, Aboriginal Feminism, Intersectionality
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Sep 4, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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Amnesty International has recently announced that decriminalisation is their official human rights policy on sex work – they explain why here . We discuss this development, partially drawing on and critiquing an episode of ‘The Minefield’ on ABC radio .  Some of the points we cover are: decriminalisation is for sex workers NOT for sex buyers , sex work as work , “First World” versus “Third World” sex work , and sex work and capitalism . This episode is brought to you by...
Topics: Amnesty International, sex work, decriminalisation
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You can hear the Q and A after this talk here: https://archive.org/details/PattyMarkGuyScottonQAndA This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here:  http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/conference-schedule/ You can listen to other talks from the conference here:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2015/08/14/108/ This recording is thanks to Kate from Freedom of...
Topics: animal advocacy, activism, grief, trauma, mental health
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Sep 5, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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You can hear the Q and A after this talk here: https://archive.org/details/PattyMarkGuyScottonQAndA This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here:  http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/conference-schedule/ You can listen to other talks from the conference here:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2015/08/14/108/ This recording is thanks to Kate from Freedom of...
Topics: animal agnotology, speciesism
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Sep 5, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This is the Q and A after Patty Mark and Guy Scotton's talks.  You can listen to Patty Mark's talk here: https://archive.org/details/GriefAmongAnimalActivists You can listen to Guy Scotton's talk here: https://archive.org/details/AnimalAgnotology This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here:  http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/conference-schedule/ You can listen to...
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This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here:  http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/conference-schedule/ You can find links to listen to other talks from the conference here:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2015/08/14/108/ This recording is thanks to Kate from Freedom of Species:  http://www.freedomofspecies.org/ Below is further information about the talk from...
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Sep 5, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here:  http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/conference-schedule/ You can find links to listen to other talks from the conference here:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2015/08/14/108/ This recording is thanks to Kate from Freedom of Species:  http://www.freedomofspecies.org/ Below is further information about the talk from...
Topics: media, new media, animal advocacy
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Sep 14, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This episode features an interview with Samah Sabawi , a Palestinian Australian Canadian writer and human rights advocate. She discusses the ongoing oppression Palestinian people face, even when the bombs are not dropping and most of the media is ignoring the issue. To learn more about this topic, she recommends people look into: bdsmovement.net , electronicintifada.net and palestinechronicle.com . You can find out more about the BDS conference she will be speaking about here . You can also...
Topics: Palestine, BDS, Samah Sabawi, refugees, asylum seekers, Syria
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Sep 25, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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We’re joined by politics junkies Jen Perry and Kieran Massie . In the first part of the episode we discuss the #libspill and gender, farewell Tony Abbott (and his shit eating face), analyse what will (or won’t!) change with Malcolm Turnbull as Prime Minister, and mention the results of the Canning by-election . In the second part of the episode we discuss UK politics including Scottish nationalism and socialist backbencher Jeremy Corbyn becoming leader of the British Labour Party. We finish...
Topics: Tony Abbott, Malcolm Turnbull, libspill, Jeremy Corbyn, Scottish nationalism, Greens
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Oct 13, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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Nick is joined by journalist Michael Brull , who discusses what has changed and what hasn't as a result of the government's new rhetoric around Islam and terrorism, in the wake of the Parramatta shooting. See Brull’s article ' The Parramatta Shooting: New Rhetoric, Same Old Problem? ' for more on this.  Nick also elaborates on Turnbull’s response to the shooting, analysing this reaction in terms of dominant narratives around terrorism. For more on this, see Nick’s article ‘ Malcolm...
Topics: Michael Brull, Parramatta shooting, Malcolm Turnbull, terrorism, counter terrorism
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Oct 18, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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On this one Katie is joined by Jenny Ejlak from Reproductive Choice Australia . They discuss the various state and territory laws, the importance of viewing abortion as a health issue not a criminal one , exclusion zones, some people being sooo “pro life” they advocate killing doctors, Madeline Burrows  and  Jenny Espino ’s talk ' Abortion Without Apology: The Case for a New Movement ', Planned Parenthood and #shoutyourabortion . If you like what you hear, please  support the show !...
Topics: Jenny Ejlak, Reproductive Choice Australia, abortion, pro-choice
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Oct 24, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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You can view the PowerPoint presentation for this talk here: http://www.slideshare.net/NickPendergrast/getting-trigger-happy-with-trigger-warnings This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal  Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here:  http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/conference-schedule/ You can find links to listen to other talks from the conference here: ...
Topics: trigger warnings, mental health, safe spaces, ableism, activism
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Oct 24, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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You can view the PowerPoint presentation for this talk here: http://www.slideshare.net/NickPendergrast/veganarchism-by-nick-pendergrast This talk was featured on episode 134 of Progressive Podcast Australia, with an additional discussion on the points from one slide that was skipped in this recording: https://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2016/05/29/134/ This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal  Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more...
Topics: veganism, anarchism, hierarchy, neoliberalism, consumerism
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Oct 24, 2015 ProgressivePodcastAustralia.com
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This talk was recorded at the Institute for Critical Animal  Studies Oceania 2015 Conference in Melbourne. You can find out more information about this conference here:  http://www.criticalanimalstudies.org/conference-schedule/ You can find links to listen to other talks from the conference here:  http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2015/08/14/108/ This recording is thanks to Kate from Freedom of Species:  http://www.freedomofspecies.org/ Below is further information about the talk...
Topics: direct action, embodied learning, animal liberation, emotions